Basic White Bread

Category Recipe Title Prep Time Rise Time Bake/Cook Time Total Time

Basic Bread Basic White Bread 10 min 25 min 25 min 60 min

Ingredients :

5 cups white unbleached bread flour

1/4 cup sugar (can use honey, brown sugar or any sweetener 1:1)

1 tsp salt

2 Tbsp SAF-instant premium yeast - Found in the Homemade Bread Bundle

2 tsp Liquid Soy Lecithin - Found in the Homemade Bread Bundle

2 cups hot/warm water

Instructions:

1. Mix Dry ingredients. (yeast is a dry ingredient)

2. Make 2 dimples in dry ingredients with tsp. Squeeze the lecithin into the bottom of the dimples about the size of   a quarter. Add water slowly, add 1 3/4 cups and then the remaining 1/4 cup. Mix for 1 minute and check  consistency. The dough mixer should be sticky and pull itself off bowl.  

3. Mix/knead in mixer on medium setting for 5 minutes or knead for 5 minutes by hand.

4. Spray counter and hands with cooking spray and knead for a few seconds to form smooth ball.

5. Cut dough in half and form two loaves.

6. Spray bread pans and place one loaf per pan.

7. Cover pans with dry dish cloth and let rise for 25 mins.

8. Bake at 350 for 25 minutes.

9. Remove from oven and flip loaf out of pan and place on cooling rack.

Contributor:
Fast Easy Bread Original